SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SPECIALS
INDEX TO SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA NEWS
The San Diego city council fixes the city tax rate.
Ferris ranchers prefer wells to irrigation districts.
A winery started on the old Judd ranch at Oucamonga.
Riverside exposed to an epidemic of Alaska mining fever.
Pomona's confessed firebug bound over to the superior court.
Santa Monica will impose a heavy license on the summer peddler.
Redlands citizens win the prizes for handsomely kept home grounds.
Governor Budd fills the vacancy on the Santa Barbara board of super
Pasadena dissatisfied with the school census, as many people have gone
to the beach.
San Bernardino trustees settle the treasury matter by postponing de
mand for money.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY
PASADENA. May 7.—(Regular Cor
respondence.) The taking of the school
census by Charles D. Tyng has estab
lished the opinion in the minds of some
that the date for the census should be
changed. It is now taken between
April 15th and SOt'h. Mr. Tyng says
that he found many people had already
left for the beaches and other summer
resorts. During the Fiesta week many
families had temporarily removed to
Los Angeles. About/ this time eastern
people who have their children in
school through the winter have gone
cast. These things make the number
of children accounted for less than the
actual number attending school during
the year. Owing to the fact that the
state law allows appropriations for
school expenses according to the num
ber of scholars, this tends to' put the
city to expense. The census taker thinks,
therefore, that the census had better
be taken between April Ist and 15th of
each year. His report is as follows:
Number of white children between
5 and 17 years of age—Boys, 1129; girls,
1200; total,'" 2329.
Number cf negro children between
5 and 17 years of age—Boys, 22; girls, 24;
Totat number of census children be
tween 5 and 17, 2375.
Number of children under s—White,
926; negro, 29; total, 955.
Number of census children who have
attended public school at any time dur
ing the year, 1884.
Number who have attended private
but not public school, 160.
Number who have not attended any
Total number of children under 17,
3330. Of these 3193 are native born and
137 foreign born.
PAID THE BILL
E. Morrison, formerly of tihs city.
• where he was employed by Mr. Green,
a guest of Hotel Green, as valet, was
arrested in Los Angeles yesterday af
ternoon for obtaining money under false
pretenses. Morrison's credit being good
on the reputation of his employer, he
went to George W. Collins, the Colorado
street jeweler, day before yesterday,
and ran up a bill for a watch, pin, nnd
other items, to the tune of nearly $40.
Mr. Collins later found that Morrison
had been discharged nearly a month
ago. He then swore out the warrant
and it was served in- Los Angeles. Mor
rison was a little tipsy and expressed
himself as much surprised by the ac
cusation. He said that Justice Morri
son was a relative of his and would
clear him. While they were in the court
room the man jumped for the door and
was making off at a lively rate, when
Deputy Wallis collared and handcuffed
•him, with the assistance of Los Angeles
officers. Justice Morrison disclaimed
any relationship to R. Morrison and the
latteT was brought back to Pasadena,
where he gathered together enough
money to pay Mr. Collls and the court
costs. He was then released.
THROOP FLAG RAISING
A numer of friends of Throop Institute
attended the flag raising this morning.
In the east hall thirty-five members of
the G. A. R. occupied the platform and
at 10.30 the proceedings were begun
with the firing of a cannon. Patriotic
songs were sung by the Boys' Glee club
under the direction ot Harold Simpson.
Addresses appropriate to the occasion
were made by President W. A. Edwards
and Secretary David Heap who named
the donor of the flag as a young lady of
the school, Miss Jeanle Nelmes. The
announcement of Miss Nelmes' name
was greeted with applause. The young
lady presented the flag to the Institute
with an appropriate tribute to the me
mory of Father Throop, the- founder of
the school. On behalf of the trustees,
faculty and students, President Ed-
Wards accepted the flag. John D. Gay
lord, on behalf of the G. A. R., and Sena
tor Simpson made addresses. Then an
adjournment was made to the- campus
where the flag raising took place amid
cheers and singing.
Col. G. G. Green purchased the re
maining portion of the lot 25x150 feet on
Green street today through the agency
of Wood & Church. This' gives him the
ownership of the entire block bounded
by Green, Vineyard, Fair Oaks and
Raymond avenues and streets.
At the meeting of the Merchants'
Protective association la«'t night Ed.
Lockett was elected president, J. W.
Wood vice-president, and F. P. Boyn
Mr. Benjamin Scarles, of Massachu
setts, the Inventor of wire fencing and
other useful things, is In the city and
thinks seriously of making Pasadena
his home. Mr. Scarles* invention of fenc
ing was first manufactured In 1859 and
since then he has gradually Improved
upon this system of fence. He Is one
of the leading Inventors of the day and
In the assembly hall of Throop Poly
technic this afternoon Chas. W. Sey
mour, the well-known lecturer, gave a
lecture upon Cleopatra. The lecture was
heard with interest by a large number
of the pupils and their friends, and the
subject was treated In a masterful man
Mrs. Nathaniel C. Steams, aged 69
years, died last night at the home of her
daughter, Mrs. H. G. Coffin, on North
Moline avenue. She leaves a husband in
Boston, a eon and daughter in the east
and two daughters and one son in thl9
city. Her children here are Mrs. G. H.
Coffin, Miss Belle Steams and Edwin
Steams. Death came after a protracted
illness and the deceased leaves a large
number of sorrowing friends. The fune
ral takes place Sunday afternoon at 2
Hereafter the office of the Pasadena
branch of The Herald will be at 87 E.
Colorado street. Paul S. Heffleman has
leased the agency of The Herald and the
San Francisco Examiner and Cronicle
to A. C. Herrlck, the circulator of the
-imes in Pasadena.
Otis Skinner's appearance at the
Opera house last night in "His Grace de
Grammont" created a very favorable
Impression. Mr. Skinner, who is an ad
mirer of the romantic in realism, cer
tainly plays conscientiously. "His Grace
de Grammont" was the bee* play which
has appeared In Pasadena for months.
The Experience social given last even
ing at the Universallst church realized
about $70 for the church. It was also a
unique affair. The cakes, confectionery,
drinks etc. were manufactured by the
gentlemen of the church, who were also
required to relate In appropriate- and
interesting language the manners In
which each earned his dollar toward the
church fund. Over two hundred people
were present and they were kept con
stantly amused by the original rhymes
which were brought forward In telling
the experiences of the gentlemen.
At the Congregational social last
evening the following program was car
ried out: Recitation, Miss Kate Nash;
vocal solo, Charles A. Smith; duet, Mrs.
Rosenberger, piano and Miss Rosenber
ger, autoharp; piano duet, Mrs. Nims
and Mrs. Nash; piano duet, Misses
Sarah Coleman and Grace Nash; vocal
solo, Mis 9 Mattie Lyman; piano solo,
Miss May Pyle. Following the program
was a guessing contest in which popular
songs figured. Delicious refreshments
Mr. and Mrs. H. G. Reynolds of North
Madison avenue entertained with a
dancing party at their handsome home
last evening. The grounds and veran
da were illuminated with Japanese lan
terns, and the veranda, sitting room
and library were used for dancing. Re
freshments were served.
Mrs. P. C. Baker entertained friends
last evening at her home on South Or
ange Grove avenue, to meet Mr. and
Mrs. Erskine, who leavet for Racine,
Wis. Mrs. Erskine read some selections
from unpublished, poems and stories
which she has- written. Mrs. Erskine
Is a successful writer, and afforded her
hearers- a very delightful evening.
Mrs. L. P. Hansen entertained friends
this afternoon with 'Characteristics,"
at her home on San Pasqual street. The
hall was decorated with roses, as were
the dining room and drawing room.
Dainty refreshments of cake, punch
and coffee were served, and prizes were
awarded the winners In the games.
Miss Rfggins of the Lincoln school
having resigned, her position has been
filled by the trustees, who chose Mrs.
Kate E. Christie.
Messrs. O. C. Gilson and Eliot Field
North Pasadena, who were hurt in a
runaway a day or two ago, are recover
News has been received from Walnut
Hills, Ohio, of the death of Isaac N.
Mundell, formerly of this city. Mr.
Mundell was one of the original Indiana
colony which founded Pasadena, and
served here as marshal one term.
Archie Andrews left today for Chi
-Mr. Craven and- Robert Rowan went
to the Ojal valley today oro business
connected with the tennis courts.
Mr. and Mrs. Button left today for
Mrs. Woodward left today for Min
Major Pond left today for the east.
Mr. and Mrs. T. E. Welch left for
Charles Hastings of Sierra Madre left
for St. Louis this morning.
Mr. and Mrs. H. R. Lacey entertained
the McGinty club at their home on
North Marengo avenue this evening.
Mrs. Sawyer of Arlington Heights
left this morning for the east.
Mr. and Mrs. E. R. Hull and son, Roy
Hull, leave tomorrow for Cleveland
J. B. McNeil left this morning for
San Francisco to represent the local
LOS ANGELES HERALD: SATURDAY MORNING, MAY 8, 1897
lodge at the grand lodge of the I. O.
O. F., which meets In that city Tuesday.
POMONA, May 7.—(Regular Corre
spondence.) Deputy District Attorney
Williams came out from Los Angeles to
day to prosecute Jamln R. Crews in his
preliminary examination before Justice
Barnes on a charge of attempting to
burn the hotel Palomares on Wednesday
night. The witnesses examined were
Constable C. S. Gilbert, Constable F. O.
Slanker, Gen. John Wasson, before
whom the prisoner, In the presence of
the two officers repeated the confession
made on Thursday, and Frank D. Green,
the first person at the scene of the Are
after its discovery. The testimony of
these witnesses was about what has
already been published, and that of the
last witness, Mr. Green, points strongly
towards the guilt of the prisoner had no
confession beep made. Ed. J. Fleming
acted as attorney for the defendant, who
was held to answer In the sum of $3000.
The city trustees held an adjourned
session this forenoon, at which the 200
water bonds, amounting to $195,000, were
destroyed. There was quite an incident
in the affair that In years to come will
make the shears used by Mayor C. P.
Patterson In clipping off the signatures
and cutting through the coupons, a sort
of historic relic, for when the mayor,
after the adjournment of the board,
went to return the long, large, new and
shining pair of shears to Messrs. Mar
shall & Androus, from whom they had
been borrowed, the mayor was surprised
but gratified to learn that a committee
of citizens had purchased the same and
then proceeded to present them to Mr.
Patterson as a souvenir of the part play
ed by them and him in this ceremony of
bringing about "they were, but are no
The matter of awarding the contract
for city street sprinkling- was taken up
and the award finally made to A.I. Stew
art, the present contractor. In doing
this the board decided'that by the state
iaw on the subject all bids under $2 psr
working day could not be considered,
and Stewart's bid, $2.20 for day work
and $2 for night work, with that of Hew
itt's (the same only reversed as but to
night and day) being the two lowest and
equal, the contract was re-awarded to
Stewart, he having the street sweeping
machine and other necessary apparatus.
An adjournment was then had until
The Farmers' club meeting on Monday
at E. B. Pierces, corner of Towne ave
nue and Seventh street promises to be
The Miss Beresford Joy concert at the
RIVERSIDE, May 7.—(Regular Cor
respondence.) Rev. W. J. Arnold was
Installed as pastor of Calvary Presby
terian church last evening. Rev. Mr.
Taylor of San Bernardino and Rev.
H. B. Gage of Arlington conducted the
services, assisted by the local pastors.
According to the school census just
completed Riverside has gained only
175 in population during the past year,
the gain in census children being but
35. There are four school districts com
prising the municipality, and the cen
sus returns are as follows: Riverside,
i 300; Arlington, 183; Magnolia, 127; Vic
toria, 30; total, 1640.
Th eactlon of the supervisors in order
ing the Riverside county display at the
Los Angeles chamber of commerce dis
continued meets with quite general dis
approval. Aside from the direct bene
fits which all progressive citizens con
cede, it Is thought to be a poor policy,
on general principles, to cut loose from
the most wide-awake and efficient de
velopment agency in Southern Califor
People who are not immuned to mining
fever are In much danger of an accute
attack sance the sperad of late news
from Alaska, via San Jacinto. John. Mc-
Laren, B. F. Hobbs and son and Wm. I.
Hobbs of San Jacinto are oft for Alaska.
The elder Hobbs has a son and son-in
law who are placer mining on the Yukon
river and 1 are claiming to get from 50
cents to $100 per pan. They sent money
to their relatives to pay their way to
Alaska, guaranteeing! them $10 per day
for their labor, In case they db not wish
to mine for themselves.
Falling In their repeated attempts to
shut off the official earnings of Consta
ble Westerfield and Justice Tallent at
Indlo by refusing to allow their bills—
for which Judgment has always been In
when suit was brought—the supervisors
attempted to legislate the aforesaid
officers out of office by a change of town
ship lines, and now Westerfield has
brought suit to test the validity of such
The appearance of Riverside's new
dally paper has been delayed by the non
arrival of an electric motor which is to
furn.lsh the power. The motor arrived
today and the paper will surely appear
Monday. Proprietor Munn and his
family moved In from San Jacinto today.
Since the tender of the resignation of
Rev. G. A. Cleaveland, pastor of the
First Baptist church, last Sunday, there
has been much speculation as to what
Is the real cause that lies behind the
direct and publicly assigned reason, for
many of the congregation do not hesi
tate to say that the financial difficulty
could be overcome by compromise were
it not for trouble of a more serious
J. D. Le Brell, a local druggist, has had
a large wildcat on exhibition in his show
window for some time, but for the past
day or two it has been missed. At the
same time hen roosts in the vicinity of
the city park have been depopulated and
it has now leaked out that Mr. Cat has
escaped and is hiding in the park. As
the park is the center of a thickly popu
SAN DIEGO COUNTY
SAN DIEGO, May 7.—(Regular Cor
respondence.) The ways andimeans com
mittee of the new city council met last
night to establish a tax levy for the en
suing fiscal year. Mayor Reed addressed
the committee, urging that the allowance
Ccr each department be reduced as much
as possible, and at the mayor's request
the apportionment for salaries was cut
$5000. The mayor Informed the commit
tee that he would aek the council to re
fund the $45,000 7 per cent improvement
Methodist church next Wednesday
evening, May 13th.
The flower festival by the Fruit and
Flower mission girls at the opera house
Friday and Saturday nights.
Mrs. Nettie Rutherford-Thomas pre
sented her hueband, Terrell B. Thomas,
with a son on Wednesday, May sth.
Richard Eads Is up from Los Angeles
visiting his son, J. M. Eads, in this, his
SANTA MONICA, May 7.—(Regular
Correspondence.) Mrs. J. P. Jones and
daughters, the Misses Marian and Geor
glna, left today to attend the tennis
tournament at) Ojal.
The local W. C. T. TJ. held special
memorial service today for Mrs. At
kinson, who was a member for many
Mrs. Edmonds and daughter, Miss
Betty, go to San Diego today to visit
Miss Rose Smith of Sar.ta Ana Is the
guest of her sister, Mrs. M. M. Gray.
A $50 license, payable in advance, will
no doubt thin the ranks of summer ped
dlers, and that is the sum they must
put into our city treasury.
Rev. Ebey of Los Angeles Is In town
today looking for a location for a taber
nacle tent to hold revival meetings.
The Southern Pacific park is in full
bloom just now, and attracts much ad
Mrs, John P. Jones of Miramer will
leave for the east about the 20th of this
month, to attend the graduating exer
cises of her daughter, Miss Alice Jones,
which will occur at Bryn Mawr
The local lodge of Good Templars will
picnic tomorrow in Santa Yntz canyon.
Mr. Hodgson of Hollywood is a guest
of the Casino.
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Clark will leave
in a few days on a trip across the con
tinent to visit relatives. They will go
to Connecticut, stopping at different
points, and will be absent about two
Carl Sheder is at home from his mines
near Daggett, and will remove his fam
ily there next week.
Mrs. Evalyn Mosse Ludlam, from San
Diego, visited her sister, Mrs. N. R.
Gaddy, here today on her return trip
from the woman's congress In Ventura.
Mrs. E. T. Draper of Los Angeles has
rented the Dow cottage on Arizona av
enue for the summer.
Mrs. S. Wakeley of Pasadena has
taken possession of her summer homo
on Nevada avenue, near Sixth street
Hon. James T. Brownell of Tennessee
spent the day here.
lated' district much uneasiness is felt
among parents and' owners of pugs and
poodles in that vicinity. Why a killing
nunt Is not made is a mystery.
The action of the city trustees at their
last meeting, amending the liquor li
cense ordinance so that hotels can serve
wine and beer with meals at all hours—
removing the limitation Imposed by
specific and reasonable meal hours —
meets with severe criticism among all
temperance people. They claim the
change will result in restaurants serving
beer at late hours with a mere pretense
of a meal, and that conditions will be
worse than with licensed saloons.
Mrs. D. W. Lewis of Santa Ana, who
has been visiting for a fortnight with
her mother and sister, Mrs. Binks and
Miss McMillan, in this city, leaves for
home today. — v
Chairman Kingman today announced
the following Memorial day committees:
Executive committee, F. A. Miller, M.
C. Paxton, George Frosit, Lyman Evans
and Captain Millice; finance, B. Morse,
J. C. Hardman and' George E. Blttinger;
invitation, Prof. Lord', E. H. Gruwell
and D. G. Mitchell; speakers, G. Rouse,
Dr. Deere and W. A. Purlngton; music,
H. T. Hays, S. J. Castleman and Henry
Ohlmeyer; printing, E. P. Clarke, J. P.
Baumgartner and M. R. Plaisted; dec
oration, ladies of the W. R. C, assisted
by the class which received the flag as
a prize for best music.
It was also the expressed wish of the
preliminary meeting that all school chil
dren be especially invited to assist in the
exercises of the day. The observance
will be on Monday, the 31st.
SAN JACINTO.May 7.—(Regular Cor
respondence.) Mr. Ed Vawter and bride
of Los Angeles spent Sunday with Mr.
Vawter's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Judge
Vawter of this place.
Mrs. Tunsinger, state superintendent
of Christian citizenship of the W. C. T.
U., gave an interesting lecture on. that
subject Sunday evening at Congrega
Mr. L. Durett, while driving Sunday
afternoon, was quite severely hurt. Hie
horse became frightened and ran away.
Henry Robinson and Mies Sarah Eas
ton were married last evening at the
home of the bride.
The May day concert given by Mrs.
Arthur Munn was a decided success.
About seventy-five people took part,
making a beautiful scene with their May
dresses and dances.
Mrs. Leeman and children of Perris
were the guests of Mrs. Toland last
Captain. Johnson of Riverside spent
Sunday In town.
Mr. Lackey of San Bernardino Is the
guest of Alec Easton.
Miss Mary Worden is visiting friends
Miss Alda Whitlock spent Sunday in
Miss Mattle McKlm returned this
evening from Colton where she attended
the wedding of Miss Hattie Smeet to
Mr. C. Bruchman of Colton. Miss Smeet
was formerly of this place.
bonds outstanding and reduce these
bends to 4 per cent, to run a longer time.
In view of these recommendations being
acted upon by the council, a cut of 5
cents was made In the bond apportion
ment fund, which makes the tax levy
Ji.2o on an assessed valuation of the city
Jose Maria Luabla pleaded guilty In
the supreme court yesterday to the
charge of grand larceny In Bteallng an
a* from the Santa Margarita rancho.
and was sentenced to serve seven years
In the state prison.
Articles of Incorporation of the parish
of Christ church of Coronado have been
filed for record. The church Is of the
Protestant Episcopal faith, of the dio
cese of Los Angeles, and is incorporated
for fifty years. The following are named
as trustees: George N. Neyo (rector),
Charles G. Hinde, Douglas Carey, Her
bert Dabney, Charles Nordhoff, J. G.
Dorrington of Coronado and N. H. Bald
win of New Haven, Conn.
The council committee In charge of
telephones decided yesterday to recom
mend to the council that the franchise
asked for in this city by the Home Tele
phone company of Los Angeles be
M. D. Halfhill was liberated yesterday
from the county Jail, having served his
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY
SANTA BARBARA, May 7.—(Regu
lar Correspondence.) A telegram from
Sacramento announces that Governor
James H. Budd today appointed Ed
uardo de la Ciresta supervisor o£ the
third district, to fill the vacancy caused
by the death of Edwin St. John. The
latter defeated Cuesta for re-election
lastfall. The appointee will qualify at
once before a justice of the peace at San
ta Ynez and attend'a special meeting of
the board of supervisors! to be held Mon
day for the purpose of calling a special
election in the third district. Mr. de la
Cuesta states that he will not be a candi
date at the special election.
The Santa Barbara County Lemon
Growers' association today held Its elec
tion of officers and directors for the en
A certificate of appointment and oath
of office of J. B. Libeu as deputy game
warden was filed yesterday. Game
Warden Frank D. Mandeville has a
SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY
REDLANDS, May 7.—(Regular Cor
respondence.) About a year ago A. K.
Smiley offered prizes aggregating $200
for the home places In Redlands that
should be best kept and cared for during
the year. The award was restricted to
persons of moderate means and the in
tention was to encourage a general re
gard for neatness and adornment In the
surroundings of homes. The committee
of award was E. G. Judson, F. P. Mor
rison and K. H. Field. This committee
has Just made its report and prizes are
awarded as follows: First prize, $100, to
James T. Jordan; second prize, $50, to
be divided equally between Wm. G. Wil
liams and Mrs. A. S. Hargraves; third
prize, $25, to Irwin Runyeon; fourth
prize, $15, to James W. Barrows; prizes
of $10 each to Mrs. Lu Fackler and G. B.
Kennard; prizes of $5 each to William
Holloway, George Good and Mrs. J. B.
Mason. Several persons are also given
The committee has kept track of all
the places In the contest throughout the
year, as the care was to be continuous.
The contest has aroused a very lively In
terest in the subject.
Martin Muldooney, who was before
Judge Camp this afternoon charged
with the illegal sale of liquor, reconsid
ered his former determination to submit
the case to the recorder and demanded a
trial by jury. The case was accordingly
set for next Wednesday.
The new board of horticultural com
missioners has appointed W. T. Sterling
inspector for the Redlands district. Mr.
Sterling was inspector under the former
The Halght Fruit companw has filed'*
articles of Incorporation. The capital
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gecurity Savings Bank
„„. Corner Main and Second Streets
T „ „ . „ H. W. Hellman, J. F. Sartori, W. L. Graves,
•Ii» :^-Tl^ R J2 RI^-TVVV-;v,"-.V-'-"Sre,lden * H - J - Fleishman. C. A. Shaw. F. O. John-
MAURICE S. HELLMAN..Vice-President son. J H. Shankland, J. A. Graves, M. L
W. D. LONGYEAR Cashier Fleming. M. S. Hellman. W. D. Longyear
Five per cent interest paid on term, 3 per cent on ordinary deposits. Money Loand
on First-class real estate.
SOUTHERN CAUPORWJA SAWNGS
152 North Spring Street Interest paid on deposits
DIRECTORS :-J. H. Braly, J. M. Elliott, H. Jevne, Frank A. Gibson, Simon Maler,
W. D. Woolwlne, W. C. Patterson. Safe Deposit Boxes For Rent.
sentence for beating the Brewster cafe
out of a board bill, and was immediately
rt arrested on a similar charge originat
ing at Oceanside.
Some four month 9 ago Post Sergeant
Sunford of Company H, First infantry,
stationed here, was granted leave of ab
sence for three months, and' decided to
spend his vacation with some friends
on Cedra island. .Since that time he has
been unable to find a boat homeward
bound, and Is already one month over
time. This has placed the officer in a
serious situation. and> his opportunity to
re-enlist, together with his opportunity
for future retirement on half pay are all
gone. Sanford has been In the service for
twenty-seven years, and in three more
years would have been entitled to retire
on half pay for the balance of his life.
large number of deputies In all the big
ranchos throughout the county and is
requiring the strict enforcement of the
A decree of partition has been issued
of the estate of John H. Rice. The prop
erty consists of a valuable ranch in the
vicinity of Santa Maria. Mrs. Mary A.
Rice is the administratrix.
On petition of creditors Judge W, S.
Day made an order requiring J. G. Bar
ker of Lompoc to appear on the 15th in
stant to show cause why he should not
be adjudged an Insolvent debtor.
Dr. C. B. Bates of this city has institu
ted proceedings against E. R. Plummer
of Los Angeles to foreclose a mortgage
Township Justice W. C. Gammill yes
terday held John C. Hagan, alias Henry
Wilson, alias Henry Williams, alias H.
C. Wilbert, to answer before the superior
court on a charge of forgery. The pris
oner is the man who forged W. B. Cope's
name to a check for $17, which he cashed
at the Rackett.
stock Is placed at $20,000, In 400 shares of
$50 each. The following board of direct
ors has been chosen: Lou G. Hight, E.
Alzora Haight, Mattie G. Haight, Lottie
B. Haight and E. J. Underwood.
Henry F. Ritchey and bride, born Miss
Sarah W. Purdy, who were married in
Phoenix May 5, arrived in Redlands last
evening and are at home at the Casa
The school census of Redlands han
been completed and shows 553 school
children in the Redlands district and 111
in the Craftonville district.
Chas. Putnam and daughters of this
city will sail from New York for Ant
werp May 12.
A party of prominent railroad men,
most of them connected with the Santa
Fe system, was in Redlands today, tak
ing the usual drive over Canyon Crest
park. Among them were Aldus F. Walk
er, chairman ot the Santa Fe's finance
committee, General Manager W. G. Nev
in, Victor Morewitz, general counsel,
H. C. Phillips of New York and Captain
R. S. Hayes, president of the St. Paul
and Duluth road, with his wife and his
nieces, Mrs. Barnes and Mrs. Bean ot
The school moneys for this county for
the second half of the current year,
amounting to $37,984, have been appor
tioned. The Redlands district receives
j $3224, the Lugonia district $1496 and the
Crafton district $304.
SAN BERNARDINO, May 7.—(Regu
lar Correspondence.) The city trustees
met last night for the purpose of consid
ering the treasurer's mix-up, brought
about by the disposition of the certifl-
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OF LOS ANGELES.
! Capital stock 1400,000
Surplus and undivided profits over 250,CCt
r. M. ELLIOTT. President.
"W. G. KERCKHOFF.V.PresIdent,
FRANK A. GIBSON, Cashier.
G. B. SHAFFER. Ass't Cashier.
1 r. M. Elliottt, J. D. Btcknell
: F- Q. Story, H. Jevne,
T. D. Hooker, W. C. Patterson,
, Wm. G. Kerckhoff.
No public funds or other preferred de
; posits received by this bank.
|_OS ANGELES NATIONAL BANK
United States Depository.
GEO. H. BONEBRAKE President
F. C. HOWES Cashier
E. W. COE Assistant Cashier
Geo. H. Bonebrake. Warren Glllelen, P.
M. Green, Chas. A. Marrlner, E. P. John
eon, Wm. M. Van Dyke, W. C. Brown, L.
C. McKeeby, F. C. Howes.
This bank has no deposits of either the
county or city treasurer, and therefore no
jtyj AIN STREET SAVINGS BANK.
Junction of Main. Spring and Temple sts.
(Temple Block), Los Angeles.
Capital paid up *100,001.
Officers and directors: T. L. Duque,
President; I. N. Van Nuys, Vice-President:
B. V. Duque. Cashier; H. W. Hellman,
Kaspare Kohn, H. W. O'Melveny, J. B.
„ankershim, O. T. Johnson, Abe Haas, W.
Money loaned on real estate.
Five per cent Interest paid on term deposit!
And everybody isn't mistaken. They
say—that you can go on trying doctors
and patent medicines for your chronic
trouble until doomsday and you will end
up where you start:d or worse off, and
your faith in doctors and medicines is
gone too. You can'l cure chronic disease
in that way, and the people are finding It
out. The cure of chronic disease is an
easy task for the English and German
expert specialists in the Byrne building.
They treat nothing but chronic diseases,
and the big advantage to sufferers is tho
privilege of consulting them without cost.
Go and talk with them before you are
Ik Emgltslß ml Gennam.
Rooms 410 to 422, Byrne Building, Los
Hours— 9 to 4 daily, 7jtoBevenings, and
9 to 11 a. m. Sundays.
Notice of Removal
Dr. Wong Him, the
Imperial Chinese i<i*fcn
physician, begs to
announce to his, jpSisiL
numerous friends B'^V^sJn
and patients that B7 ' tJPI
he ha» removed to T mMM
larger and more 4
modern premises, at M V JL'T
S3l S. Hope street, V*Mn fiJr'
Ninth streets, where
merit favor ot
T ll * l ir put rona g c. H
Grand avenue or
Washington st. cars. '
_ _ ~ January 5,1897.
To the Public: I take this means of ex-
P/eMlng; my thanks to Dr. Wong Him of,
W9 Upper Main street for having cured me
or kidney and stomach trouble which
caused me great prostration. I was unable
to get a good night's sleep for about three
years, and acting under the advice of the
best doctors of Chicago, I came here to get'
well on the climate, but kept getting grad
ually worse, until I was told to try Dr.
Wong Him, and by the aid ot his wonder
ful life-giving herbs 1 can say that in three
months' time 1 am now a new woman and
feel stronger than I ever did. Any person
wishing me to certify this can find me.
716 North Marengo avenue. Pasadena.
To the Public: I take pleasure in tes
tifying to my marvelous recovery under
the treatment of Dr. Wong Hira of 63S
Upper Main street. Los Angeles, from a
number of stubborn ailments, among
which were chronic siekheadaches, dys-j
pepsia and kindred stomach troubles,
heart affection and kidney disease.
But what I consider this physician excelled
In, so far as my case is concerned, was In
the restoration of my eye service. Astigma
tism, coupled with other disorders, was my
affliction in this respect, and, although a
number of well-known skilled oculists in
some of the larger cities of this country
advised me I should always have to de-,
peitd upon glasses and receive but poor ser
vice even then. Dr. Wong Him's remedies
have enabled me to abandon totally the use
of any artificial help to sight, and my eyes
continue to give such service, both for
near work and distant, as is truly wonder
ful. To the skill and remedies of the phy
sician named can alone be attributed a rev
olution in my physical condition through
out that puzzles those who knew of the
"incurable" character of mv afflictions.
Respectfully, G. L. PLOWMAN.
Pico Heights, P. 0.. Cal.. Sept. 5. 1896.
FOO k WING HERB M,
DR. LI WING, DX - T ' YUEN,
Son of the late Dr. Li Ex-Official Physiclaa
Po Tnt, of San Fran- to the Emperor of
Dr. Foo and Dr. Wing both hold diplomas
from the Imperial Medical College of Pekin,
China. For references apply to E. C. Narren,
(Domestic Water Co.) and John Mcintosh (black
smith), Redlands. J. T. Marrows, Base Line, and 1
Thomas Steward, Livingston's Old Stand, Ban'
Bernardino. Rev. James Bracewell and Wm.
M. Wright, Ontario. W, O. Cox, 347 E. Tenth
st and B. P. Allen, 350 Main St., Riverside. Mr..
Robt. Mcl'herson, Santa Ana. B. J, Inwall
and Henry F. Dcsousa, San Jacin. i. T. D.
Morrison, MHO Hoover st., Clara Humphreys,
Li 7 E. Ann st., and Mrs. G. E. Saino, 623 Tehama
St., Los Angeles.
Tiie headquarters of Dr. T. Foo Yuen and
Dr. Li Wing is No. '.129 South Broadway, Los
Angeles. Telephone West 142. Dr. Foo will be
in San Bernardino on Saturday, May 15th, at'
the Occidental Hotel, and at .Riverside on Sun
day. May Kith at 850 Main st.
Cfeeap Glasses f A
Like Slow Poison rv"'^^ ;
May not show their bad ' "
effects today, tomorrow. /\/
or even next mouth, but /
eventually they destroy ( X
the sight and the best V -T => ~^ ! J '■
glasses in the world will £ "
o no good. Come and '
cc us and be fitted with
Good Glasses at
Low Trices. . .1 ' »
l U£ IiOIAKISO on the windmu. 9
Bit SKIS ■
Treats successfully all female diseases, In
cluding fibroid tumors, suppressed and
painful menstruation, from any cause.
ELECTRICAL, TRATMENT A SPE
CIALTY, Twenty-five years' experience.
DR. SOMERS cures catarrh, bronchitis
and other pulmonary troubles for to a
month, medicine included. Call and inves
tigate his facilities for treating the above
IMPORTED S. F. WELLINGTON
Delivered to any part of the city. Bo certain
of getting the genuine article, unmixed with
inferior products. It lasts longer and saves
Banning Co., 222 S. Spring St.
Office Tel. Main 36. Yard Tel. Main 1047
To Our Subscribers:
We beg leave to inform you that
we have moved from 205 New High
St. to 10; E. First St., room 22 in
the German American Savings
THE PRESS CLIPPING BUREAU
Our Special Sale is still in full swing.
You can Savo Money now.
Southern California Music Co.,
216-218 West Third St. Bradbury Bldg.
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